Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Sarbanes-Oxley over the 6 months to 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX, Sarbox)
England > South East
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 416 449 503
Rank change year-on-year +33 +54 -34
Permanent jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley 87 98 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.34% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 2.44% 2.50% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 73 86 34
South East median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +15.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £46,500 £37,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,125 £75,875
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

Sarbanes-Oxley is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 3,567 3,924 3,760
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 14.07% 13.64% 12.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,698 3,138 3,014
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £72,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Sarbanes-Oxley as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East.

Salary trend for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Sarbanes-Oxley in the South East

Sarbanes-Oxley
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley within the South East region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Middlesex +1 28 £60,000 -3.23%
Thames Valley +41 26 £80,000 +39.13% 3
Berkshire +43 25 £80,000 +10.34% 3
Surrey +29 16 £53,750 -28.33% 1
Hampshire +33 15 £61,250 +118.75% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £110,000 +100.00%
West Sussex -12 1 £52,500 +10.53%
East Sussex - 1 £65,000 -
Sarbanes-Oxley
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT jobs citing Sarbanes-Oxley also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Sarbanes-Oxley.

1 32 (36.78%) Information Security
1 32 (36.78%) GDPR
2 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 30 (34.48%) SAP
2 30 (34.48%) Business Analysis
3 29 (33.33%) ERP
4 28 (32.18%) Project Management
5 26 (29.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (29.89%) NIST
6 25 (28.74%) Security Architecture
7 23 (26.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 22 (25.29%) PCI DSS
9 19 (21.84%) SAP ERP
10 18 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
11 17 (19.54%) Vulnerability Management
11 17 (19.54%) TOGAF
11 17 (19.54%) Project Delivery
12 16 (18.39%) SAP S/4HANA
12 16 (18.39%) IT Strategy
12 16 (18.39%) Logistics
12 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
12 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Architecture
13 15 (17.24%) Azure
13 15 (17.24%) Firewall
14 14 (16.09%) ITIL
15 13 (14.94%) Data Protection
15 13 (14.94%) Incident Management
16 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
16 12 (13.79%) Legal
17 11 (12.64%) Microsoft

Sarbanes-Oxley
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.15%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.15%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 19 (21.84%) SAP ERP
2 16 (18.39%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (5.75%) SAP LE
3 5 (5.75%) SAP MM
3 5 (5.75%) SAP WM
4 3 (3.45%) SAP CO
4 3 (3.45%) SAP FI
4 3 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.15%) Infor LN
6 1 (1.15%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 15 (17.24%) Azure
2 8 (9.20%) Office 365
3 3 (3.45%) AWS
4 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.24%) Firewall
2 3 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.30%) Network Security
3 2 (2.30%) RTP
3 2 (2.30%) tcpdump
3 2 (2.30%) VPN
3 2 (2.30%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.15%) DHCP
4 1 (1.15%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.15%) LAN
4 1 (1.15%) NAS
4 1 (1.15%) SAN
4 1 (1.15%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) SAP BW
2 7 (8.05%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.90%) Relational Database
4 5 (5.75%) RDBMS
5 4 (4.60%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.60%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 3 (3.45%) OLTP
7 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.15%) Big Data
8 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.15%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) IDA Disassembler
2 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 30 (34.48%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Legal
3 10 (11.49%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Automotive
4 3 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.15%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.15%) Marketing
6 1 (1.15%) Military
Job Titles
1 38 (43.68%) Analyst
2 28 (32.18%) Business Analyst
3 22 (25.29%) Senior Analyst
4 21 (24.14%) SAP Analyst
4 21 (24.14%) SAP Business Analyst
5 20 (22.99%) Senior Business Analyst
6 17 (19.54%) Architect
6 17 (19.54%) Security Architect
7 14 (16.09%) Senior SAP Business Analyst
8 11 (12.64%) P2P Business Analyst
8 11 (12.64%) SAP P2P Analyst
9 9 (10.34%) IT Architect
9 9 (10.34%) IT Security Architect
10 8 (9.20%) Information Officer
10 8 (9.20%) Information Security Officer
10 8 (9.20%) Security Officer
11 6 (6.90%) Administrator
11 6 (6.90%) Digital Analyst
11 6 (6.90%) Digital Business Analyst
11 6 (6.90%) Information Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) OAuth
1 10 (11.49%) OAuth2
1 10 (11.49%) OpenID
1 10 (11.49%) XACML
2 6 (6.90%) SailPoint
2 6 (6.90%) Web Services
3 2 (2.30%) OLE
4 1 (1.15%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (1.15%) COM
4 1 (1.15%) CSS
4 1 (1.15%) EDI
4 1 (1.15%) Middleware
4 1 (1.15%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.15%) React
4 1 (1.15%) React Native
4 1 (1.15%) REST
4 1 (1.15%) SOAP
4 1 (1.15%) Software Packaging
4 1 (1.15%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.39%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (12.64%) Data Protection Act
3 10 (11.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 10 (11.49%) PKI
4 6 (6.90%) Security Operations Centre
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) User Experience
6 2 (2.30%) Cyber Defence
6 2 (2.30%) Cyber Kill Chain
7 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.15%) Clustering
7 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.15%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.60%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) Linux
2 3 (3.45%) Solaris
2 3 (3.45%) Unix
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (36.78%) Information Security
2 30 (34.48%) Business Analysis
3 29 (33.33%) ERP
4 28 (32.18%) Project Management
5 25 (28.74%) Security Architecture
6 23 (26.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 18 (20.69%) Cybersecurity
8 17 (19.54%) Project Delivery
8 17 (19.54%) TOGAF
8 17 (19.54%) Vulnerability Management
9 16 (18.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 16 (18.39%) IT Strategy
9 16 (18.39%) Logistics
10 14 (16.09%) ITIL
11 13 (14.94%) Data Protection
11 13 (14.94%) Incident Management
12 12 (13.79%) Service Delivery
13 11 (12.64%) Procure-to-Pay
14 10 (11.49%) DDoS Mitigation
14 10 (11.49%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.90%) SQL
2 3 (3.45%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.15%) Java
3 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.15%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.64%) CISSP
2 10 (11.49%) TOGAF Certification
3 9 (10.34%) CISM
4 8 (9.20%) CEH
5 6 (6.90%) GSEC
5 6 (6.90%) SANS
6 5 (5.75%) Degree
7 4 (4.60%) CISA
7 4 (4.60%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
8 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (2.30%) ACCA
9 2 (2.30%) CIMA
9 2 (2.30%) GCIA
9 2 (2.30%) GCIH
9 2 (2.30%) GIAC
9 2 (2.30%) GREM
9 2 (2.30%) SSCP
10 1 (1.15%) CIPD
10 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (36.78%) GDPR
2 26 (29.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 26 (29.89%) NIST
3 22 (25.29%) PCI DSS
4 11 (12.64%) COBIT
5 3 (3.45%) Data Quality
6 2 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (1.15%) GAAP
7 1 (1.15%) IFRS
7 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
7 1 (1.15%) ITGC
7 1 (1.15%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.30%) Snort
3 1 (1.15%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.30%) Nessus
1 2 (2.30%) Nmap
1 2 (2.30%) QRadar
2 1 (1.15%) AppManager
2 1 (1.15%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (1.15%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (34.48%) SAP
2 11 (12.64%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) Qualys
4 7 (8.05%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (6.90%) CyberArk
5 6 (6.90%) Imperva
5 6 (6.90%) LogRhythm
5 6 (6.90%) Palo Alto
5 6 (6.90%) Varonis
6 4 (4.60%) Oracle
7 3 (3.45%) Sun
8 2 (2.30%) ArcSight
8 2 (2.30%) Baan
8 2 (2.30%) Splunk
9 1 (1.15%) Citrix
9 1 (1.15%) EMC
9 1 (1.15%) Forcepoint
9 1 (1.15%) Infor
9 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
9 1 (1.15%) VMware